Mildred M. Hess, 82

November 30, 2009

JAN. 9, 1927-NOV. 28, 2009

MCVEYTOWN, Pa. - Mildred M. Hess, 82, of 2103 U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown, Pa., and formerly of 11 S. Walnut St., Hagerstown, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at J.C. Blair Hospital, Huntingdon, Pa.

Born Jan. 9, 1927, in Clear Spring, Md., she was the daughter of the late Milton Tice Lesher and Margaret Rosina Miller Lesher.

She was preceded in death by her husband, whom she married Sept. 17, 1949, George Arlington Hess, who died July 21, 1986.


She was employed by Eyerly's Department Store.

She was a graduate of Clear Spring High School.

She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Clear Spring.

She is survived by a daughter, Susan C. Rainey, and husband, Larry, of Huntingdon; a son, Jeffrey A. Hess, and wife, Janet, of Hagerstown; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Trumpower; and a brother, Charles Lesher.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009, at Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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